Import Clerk

Location: Essex, England
Salary: £28k - 35k per year
Contact: Debbie Gough
Call: Debbie
Reference: 3106
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Import Clerk

Essex SS17

£28k - £35k

A global logistics business are looking for an experienced Import Clerk to join their growing team based near The London Gateway in South Essex. This is an exciting opportunity to join a global business who offer an excellent working environment, professional development opportunities and an attractive remuneration package.

The role will require you to work Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

Duties of the Import Clerk

  • Establish an effective collaborative relationship with the Operational team and maintain communication with customers on all customs issues.
  • Provide accurate documentation check to ensure compliance to new and existing government legislation.
  • Monitor arrivals and prepare documentation for entry submission.
  • Submit Import declarations via ASM Sequoia.
  • Monitor any applicable declarations subject to HMRC checks, port health, examination, documentation checks etc and liaise with relevant Government departments to ensure timely release.
  • Submit post entry amendments where applicable and maintain team post entry amendment log.
  • Support and contribute to branch P&L monthly reporting.

Experience required for the Import Clerk:

  • Recent experience of working in a customs brokerage environment.
  • Have a sound understanding of customs procedures and HMRC Tariff for a diverse range of products
  • Confident IT user and experience using customs software
  • Experience of using port community systems CNS & Destin8
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy with data

Package on offer:

  • A competitive annual salary of £28k-£35k depending on experience plus an annual bonus of 10%
  • Great modern work facilities and an excellent work culture
  • Annual leave entitlement starting at 21 days + bank holidays.
  • The chance to join a global business with excellent professional development opportunities available.

Please note that this position is based local to The London Gateway in South Essex.